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FRANKLIN
ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
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ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
ROOSEVELT
ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
SCHUYLER
ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
WASHINGTON
ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
LINCOLN
 MIDDLE SCHOOL
KEARNY HIGH

Board of Education

In accordance with the Open Public Meeting Act, P.L. 1975c 231, this is to advise that the Kearny Board of Education will hold a Special Board Meeting on Monday, July 8, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. in the Board Room – 1st Floor, 172 Midland Avenue, Kearny, N.J. Action may be taken.

The agenda to the extent known is:        

                    Pettigrew Playground at Washington School        

                    Hickory Street Playground


BOARD OF EDUCATION ELECTION

 

The election for members of the Kearny Board of Education will be held on Tuesday, November 3, 2015.

The deadline for filing to seek a seat on the nine member board is July 27, 2015 at 4:00 p.m.

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District Announcements

Kearny High School's new uniform will include a change: KHAKI bottoms.  Black will no longer be worn.  These bottoms may be purchased at your local retail stores such as Walmart, Kmart, Target.

Changes to the Kearny High School Uniform Policy

Kearny, New Jersey- June 4, 2015   The Student Government Association, working in conjunction with District Administration, the Board of Education and the administration and faculty at Kearny High School, is pleased to announce changes to the uniform policy at Kearny High School effective for September 2015.

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CONGRATULATIONS TO THE OPTIMIST CLUB SPELLING BEE WINNERS!


1st Place - George Malek, Garfield School, 2nd Place - Alex Chavez, Roosevelt School, 3rd Place - Eric Araque, Schuyler School

Parent Orientation Information

Student Based Youth Services at Kearny High School has openings

The SBYS Program at KHS has openings available for their incoming Freshmen program. Session I, which runs from 6/26 to 7/10, has one opening. Session II, which runs from 7/13 to 7/24, has 8 openings. The cost is $30 and includes trips, lunches and workshops on all the opportunities KHS has to offer, important places and people to know in your High School, teen dating abuse, what it means to be academically successful, time management and more. Please contact lsansone@kearnyschools.com or call 201-955-5144.


The Battle of the Books

The Battle of the Books held today at Washington Middle School in Harrison. Kearny came in first place and battled Harrison, Secaucus, and North Bergen.



Mrs. Kyak and the "Fantastic Five"

Mrs. Kyak, 
Audrey Munro (Schuyler School), Kalsey Colotl (Franklin School), Hillary Quezada (Franklin School), Jane Eid (Schuyler School), Miranda Barrington (Schuyler School)
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Attention Kearny High School AP Students: 

Here's an important reminder. Your AP scores will be available online in July. To get your scores, you must sign up for a College Board account at apscore.org. Again, AP scores will only be available online so we encourage you to sign up for a College Board account today.

Vocabulary in Mathematics Action Research Project at the Montclair State University Prism/CUSP Showcase

Schuyler School's 6th grade math teacher, Mrs. Serino, presented her Vocabulary in Mathematics Action Research Project at the Montclair State University Prism/CUSP Showcase.  This was their culminating activity from the two year program!  Way to go Mrs Serino!!


Partnership for a Drug-Free NJ
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Congratulations to Bryan Veloso

           
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Community Events

Sports Summer Camp Registration FormsDownload

Lincoln School Happenings

Author/Writer Visit at Lincoln Middle School


Pictured here is Kevin Fox answering questions for one of Lincoln School's aspiring writers!

Kevin Fox has been a professional writer for twenty years, working in film, television, graphic novels, and novels.  His credits most notably include the film The Negotiator and he has been a writer for the award-winning television series,  Law and Order - Special Victims Unit,  for the past eight years. On May 27, he addressed  Lincoln Middle School Grade 7 students, speaking on  "Unlocking Creativity: The Writers Toolkit," and stayed to answer individual questions.

Kearny High Happenings

DECISION DAY - 2015

       
Kearny High School seniors celebrate their plans for continuing their educational journey.

Kearny High School Students Travel to Italy Over Spring Break






Kearny High School Students returned from a memorable and educational trip to Italy over spring break.  Students are pictured here in front of Mt. Etna and the ruins of a Roman coliseum.

IMPORTANT KHS YEARBOOK INFORMATION

2015 Kearny High School Year Book Information

Monday, July 27
Board of Education
Friday, July 31
Last Day of Summer School
Monday, August 3
KPD
Junior Police Academy
Tuesday, August 4
KPD
Junior Police Academy
Wednesday, August 5
KPD
Junior Police Academy


Today, 7/7/2015
High: 87 Low: 75
Rain showers likely
55% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 7/8/2015
High: 89 Low: 70
Chance thunderstorms
50% chance of precipitation.